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James Mahon: ’I exhaled a sigh of relief that enough Americans heard this same message from Joe Biden and Kamala Harris this November to give the American Dream another chance for everyone who calls this country their home.’

Joe Biden has been elected the 46th president of the United States of America. We asked Irish people living in the US to send us their reactions. Here(...)

Erin Fornoff, originally from North Carolina has been living in Ireland for the last 10 years.

A poet, who recently became an Irish citizen, has released a short poetry film reflecting her homesickness. Erin Fornoff, originally from North Caro(...)

The average household income of a Trump voter in the primaries was about $72,000. Photographs: Getty Images

Mike Davis drove four hours north from Atlanta, Georgia to hear Donald Trump speak in Asheville, North Carolina last month. Standing in the long queue(...)

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump arrives to speak to supporters at a rally  in Asheville, North Carolina. Photograph:  Brian Blanco/Getty Images

Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains in the western part of North Carolina – a US presidential election battleground state – the town of Asheville mark(...)

 Supporters of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at a campaign event   in Asheville,  north Carolina:  Hillary Clinton may have expressed regret for calling half of those  backing her  rival  “a basket of deplorables . . . the racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic, Islamophobic”, but neither Trump  or his fans will be forgetting her remarks any time soon. Photograph: Damon Winter/The New York Times

Champ Covington thought it appropriate to wear a basket over his head with luminous yellow and orange ribbons as a retort against US Democratic presid(...)

Health concerns: crumb rubber is used as infill on 3G and 4G pitches, which have been laid in clubs and leisure centres all over Ireland. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The European Commission has asked for the European Chemicals Agency to begin an investigation to establish whether the crumb rubber used as infi(...)